|Publisher:||Perseus Distribution Services|
|Publish Date:||May 2009|
|Number of Pages:||180|
|Shipping Weight (in pounds):||0.52|
|Product in Inches (L x W x H):||6.0 x 8.75 x 0.5|
Ellen Hopkins was born in Long Beach, California on March 26, 1955. She started her writing career with a number of nonfiction books for children, including Air Devils and Orcas: High Seas Supermen. She has written about 20 non-fiction books. Her first novel, Crank, was written in verse and met with critical acclaim. Her other fiction works include Burned, Impulse, Glass, Identical, Tricks, Fallout, Perfect, and Tilt.
A collection of essays on Ellen Hopkins' hugely popular books Crank and Glass, Flirtin' with the Monster pulls back the curtain on Ellen Hopkin's smart and daring books and explores their appeal and originality through a compilation of fascinating essays. With an introduction by Ellen Hopkins herself, Flirtin' with the Monster is the definite voice on what makes Crank and Glass page-turners for teens everywhere.